C is for Chinese Parasol Tree
Chinese Parasol Tree, Firmiana Simplex, is a fast growing tree native to China.
There the wood is used to make musical instruments.
The blooms are really huge clusters of tiny flowers.
Because of its rapid growth and prolific seed production,
Chinese Parasol Tree is considered aggressive and invasive in some areas.
In the Autumn, the leaves turn a beautiful yellow before they fall off.
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